About this Course

Code TPLT2901
Duration 2 Days

An introduction to the changes required in the techniques, skill sets and tools for planning LTE networks. This includes link budgets, mixed traffic dimensioning, coverage considerations and tool configuration parameters. All aspects are reinforced through classroom exercises and planning-tool demonstrations.

Learning materials in this course are enhanced with the use of examples from Atoll Radio Planning and Optimisation Software.


This course assumes existing knowledge of basic cell planning principles and familiarity with the cell planning role. Note: for those new to the cell planning role this course should be combined with the Wray Castle Cell Planning Principles Flexicourse module LT2900-F.

Who would benefit
This course is intended for those involved in cell planning, configuration or optimization of LTE-based networks.


  • LTE planning philosophy
  • Coverage planning and link budgets
  • LTE cell parameters
  • RACH planning
  • Traffic analysis
  • Dimensioning for capacity
  • Frequency planning
  • Single frequency network
  • Predictions and simulations
  • Co-siting issues with legacy technologies
  • RF Exposure limits

2 Days


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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